The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 122 105 131
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 29 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.15% 1.35% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.43% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 19
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £38,400 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.43%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2400 2094 2425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.39% 94.15% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1984 1653 1960
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
DBA
East of England

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Hertfordshire region.

DBA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

DBA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - 10 £57,500 -
Potters Bar -11 5 £37,500 -16.66%
Watford -20 2 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Letchworth - 1 £37,000 -
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title.

1 54 (87.10%) SQL
2 44 (70.97%) Oracle
3 36 (58.06%) Windows
4 35 (56.45%) SQL Server
5 34 (54.84%) Oracle Database
6 24 (38.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (33.87%) UNIX
8 20 (32.26%) PL/SQL
8 20 (32.26%) Linux
8 20 (32.26%) Oracle EBS R12
9 19 (30.65%) T-SQL
10 18 (29.03%) MySQL
11 16 (25.81%) Migration
12 15 (24.19%) Finance
12 15 (24.19%) Oracle 11i
12 15 (24.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 15 (24.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (24.19%) Degree
12 15 (24.19%) Performance Tuning
13 14 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (22.58%) ITIL
13 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (20.97%) Replication
15 11 (17.74%) Capacity Planning
15 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database 11g
16 10 (16.13%) Clustering
17 9 (14.52%) Oracle RMAN
17 9 (14.52%) Oracle EBS
17 9 (14.52%) Hyperion
17 9 (14.52%) Shell Script

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (14.52%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (14.52%) OpenEdge
1 9 (14.52%) WebSphere
2 7 (11.29%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.84%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 20 (32.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (24.19%) Oracle 11i
3 9 (14.52%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (1.61%) Siebel Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (56.45%) SQL Server
2 34 (54.84%) Oracle Database
3 24 (38.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (29.03%) MySQL
5 15 (24.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (24.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (14.52%) Oracle BI EE
8 9 (14.52%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (11.29%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (8.06%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (8.06%) Essbase
10 5 (8.06%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (6.45%) Big Data
11 4 (6.45%) RDBMS
11 4 (6.45%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
11 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio
1 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.06%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Replication
2 10 (16.13%) Clustering
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Exalytics
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.23%) CMDB
5 1 (1.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 36 (58.06%) Windows
2 21 (33.87%) UNIX
3 20 (32.26%) Linux
4 4 (6.45%) AIX
5 3 (4.84%) Solaris
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Migration
2 15 (24.19%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (22.58%) ITIL
4 11 (17.74%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (8.06%) ERD
6 5 (8.06%) Change Management
6 5 (8.06%) Analytics
7 4 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (6.45%) Big Data Analytics
8 3 (4.84%) Database Security
8 3 (4.84%) SOA
8 3 (4.84%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (4.84%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (4.84%) Demand Forecasting
9 2 (3.23%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.23%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.23%) Data Analytics
9 2 (3.23%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 54 (87.10%) SQL
2 20 (32.26%) PL/SQL
3 19 (30.65%) T-SQL
4 9 (14.52%) Shell Script
5 5 (8.06%) VBA
6 1 (1.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Degree
2 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (14.52%) Security Cleared
4 7 (11.29%) MCITP
4 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (12.90%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 44 (70.97%) Oracle
2 9 (14.52%) IBM
2 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.52%) Hyperion
3 7 (11.29%) VMware
4 5 (8.06%) Fujitsu
5 2 (3.23%) Percona
6 1 (1.61%) Citrix
6 1 (1.61%) Siebel
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
St. Albans
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: 20 days ago